All events listed in 8 Days a Week are open to the public. To submit a listing, send to FFW, 203 N. College Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72701, or fax to 444-7289, at least two weeks prior to event. Submissions are printed as space allows. Photographs and art are also considered.
ARTIST’S RECEPTION FOR DIANE ADAMS at 8:30 p.m. today at Arsaga’s, 2418 N. Gregg Ave. in Fayetteville. arsagas.com 444-6557.
ARTIST’S RECEPTION FOR WILLIAM DARK at 5 p.m. Friday at Julie Wait Designs Art Gallery, 318 S. First St., in Rogers. juliewaitdesigns.com or 631-8706.
PAINT THE TOWN RED BENEFIT FOR THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION at 7 p.m. Friday at the Fayetteville Town Center. $75; music by Molten Lava. nwapaintthetownred.org or 442-6540.
STAGE & SCREEN
DIVE IN MOVIES: “HAPPY FEET” at 6 p.m. Friday at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free; Feb. 15: “Arthur and the Invisibles”. jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
FAMILY FLICKS: “TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES” at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Jones Center for Families, 922 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Free; Next week: “Bobby Jones, Stroke of Genuis.” jonesnet.org or 756-8090.
POETLUCK at 6:30 p.m. today at Writer’s Colony at Dairy Hollow, 515 Spring St. in Eureka Springs. Bring a dish to share. Featuring David Zimmerman. writerscolony.org or 253-7444.
TELLERS OF TALES STORYTELLING GROUP at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
BOOK SIGNING AND READING for “Changing History” by How Kuff at 7 p.m. Saturday at Nightbird Books, 557 S. School Ave., in Fayetteville. nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.
COVER TO COVER ADULT WINTER READING FESTIVAL BEGINS at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Music by Strange Heroes. 13 week program for those 18 and over faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4450.
WOMEN’S OPEN MIC WITH MENDY KNOTT, HERWORDS OUTLOUD (HOWL), at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Nightbird Books, 557 S. School Ave., in Fayetteville. womenhowl.blogspot.com or 443-2080.
LIFEWRITING, a group for people interested in writing the stories of their lives or others, at 10 a.m. Monday at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 790-2588.
BROWN BAG BOOK GROUP at noon Monday at Nightbird Books, 557 S. School Ave., No. 103 in Fayetteville. nightbirdbooks.com or 443-2080.
PANEL DISCUSSION: Environmental considerations on gas drilling in the Fayetteville Shale formation at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the UA School of Law Courtroom in Fayetteville. Panelist include Rep. Betty Pickett, John Thaeler, Ft. Worth attorney James Bradbury, Eric Stagg, and Sr. Policy Analyst with the National Resources Defense Council Amy Mall. Free. lwvarwc.org or 527-2777.
CHERRYHOLMES bluegrass at 7 p.m. today at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $12-$24. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
BRENTWOOD BLUEGRASS at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Brentwood Community Building. $3. South of Fayetteville on U.S. 71. 839-2119.
SIMPLY SINATRA, North Arkansas Symphony with Steve Lippla at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $28-$40. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
ARSAGA’S SONGWRITER CIRCLE at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Arsaga’s, 1582 Crossover, Ste. 2 in Fayetteville. arsagas.com or 527-0690.
NATIONAL RAILWAY Historical society, Boston Mountain Chapter, at 7 p.m. today at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
FIND IT AND FUND IT grant writing workshop at 10 a.m. Monday at the Fayetteville Public Library, 401 W. Mountain St. Registration required. faylib.org or 571-2222, ext. 4450.
ADULT CLAY CLASSES begin Tuesday at the Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center, 50 W. Spring St. in Fayetteville. nwaccc.org or 927-2491.
ADULT POTTERY CLASSES at Flat Rock Clay, Handbuilding with Marge Shore and Kelley Wilks Tuesdays and Thursdays, Wheel Throwing with Norris Dalton Tuesdays. 2002 S. School Ave. in Fayetteville. Registration required. flatrockclay.com/workshops or 479-521-3181.
SIERRA CLUB OZARK HEADWATERS GROUP at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Powerhouse Seafood, 112 N University Ave. in Fayetteville. 571-3005 or 973-0157.
HEARTSAVER FIRST AID at 9 a.m. Jan. 24 at the Jones Center, 610 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale. Pre-registration required. jonesnet.org 750-6550.
LUNCH AND LEARN Hypnosis and health after 55 at noon Jan. 24 at the Baker Conference Center, 1125 N. College Ave.in Fayetteville. Registration required. wregional.com or 713-7191.
CPR TRAINING at 12:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Schmieding Center, 2422 N. Thompson St. in Springdale. Registration required. $20. schmiedingcenter.org or 751-3043.
QUILTERS UNITED, fabric piecing and machine quilting with Julie Feinstein at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Holiday Inn in Springdale. quiltguildnwa.org or 273-7153.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE at 7 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, 118 W. Johnson Ave., in Springdale. springdaleark.org/shiloh or 750-8165.
MIND, BODY, SPIRIT
THE PANDO TREE, a personal growth sand tray group with Jo Ann Kaminsky, Joan Jackson Green and Julie Minkel, at 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Feb. 18 at The Art Experience, 641 W. 6th St. in Fayetteville. $40 a session. 442-0557
THE PRESENCE PROCESS with Kate Guendling at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Unity of Fayetteville, 4880 W. Wedington Drive. unityfay.org or 442-0680.
DANCING ACROSS CULTURES workshop at 9 a.m Saturday in the HPER building at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. $15; free cultural dance exhibition at 5:15 p.m. dancecoalition.com or 422-6132.
KIDS CLAY CLASSES begin Wednesday at the Northwest Arkansas Community Creative Center, 50 W. Spring St. in Fayetteville. nwaccc.org or 927-2491.
AUDITIONS, CALL FOR ENTRIES, VOLUNTEERS
AUDITIONS FOR “GREASE” at 11 a.m. Jan. 26 and 1 p.m. Jan. 27 at Arts Live Theatre, 1378 N. College in the Evelyn Hills Shopping Center in Fayetteville. For ages 10-18; acapella song and cold reading; performance dates May 9-11. artslivetheatre.com or 521-4932.
MARDI GRAS PARADE entries are needed for the family friendly Parade of Fools on Feb. 2. Walking groups, floats, clubs and cars all welcome. www.fayettevillemardigras.com or 846-4794.
MARDI GRAS VOLUNTEERS are needed for the Feb. 2 Parade of Fools. Contact Patty Lebbing at 466-7380.
AUDITIONS FOR NEIL SIMONS “BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS” at 7 p.m. Feb. 18-19 at the Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St. in Rogers. RogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.
BEAVER LAKE EAGLE WATCH WEEKEND with cruises at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Jan. 25-27 from Rocky Branch Marina. Guides will be Doug James, Flip Puttoff, Lynn Sciumbato, Mary Anne Viator and Jim Helt. Reservations required; $7.50-$18. 800-552-3803.
JAZZ VOCALIST KARRIN ALLYSON at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $18-$28. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
MASKS FOR CHANGE PERSONAL GROWTH GROUP with Jo Ann Kaminsky at 10 a.m. Jan. 26 at The Art Experience, 641 W. 6th Street in Fayetteville. $160, includes materials. 6-week session. 442-0557.
RED TIE DINNER AND AUCTION at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Embassy Suites in Rogers. Formal “red tie” event; $75. Benefits the UA Lady Razorback Foundation. 575-4823.
ROGERS LITTLE THEATER VICTORY GALA at 6 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St. in Rogers. $75; live and silent auctions, musical and dance numbersRogersLittleTheater.com or 631-8988.
“NIGHT IN WHITE” FASHION SHOW benefiting Sexual Assault Recovery and Prevention, at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26 at George’s Majestic Lounge. Silent auction, and music by Benjamin Del Shreve and Ben Rector Band. $15. 927-1025.
B. B. KING at 8 p.m. Jan. 27 at The AUD in Eureka Springs. $116.50. theaud.com or 800-737-4040.
INDIGO GIRLS at 8 p.m. Jan. 29 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $30. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
AGATHA CHRISTIE’S “WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1-2 and Feb. 8-9, and at 3 p.m. Feb. 3 at the Arts Center of the Ozarks, 214 S. Main St. in Springdale. $8-$18. artscenteroftheozarks.org or 751-5441.
DEMENTED KREWE OF DICKSON family friendly Parade of Fools, Mardi Gras Parade Feb. 2 in downtown Fayetteville. Mardi Gras on Dickson Street for adults begins with a coronation dinner and ceremony at Jose’s on Dickson Street, Mardi Gras night, Feb. 5. www.fayettevillemardigras.com
PRETTY IN PINK: SHANGHAI NIGHTS at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Fayetteville Town Center. $75-$1500. 283-6703.
ARTHUR MILLER’S “ALL MY SONS” at 8 p.m. Feb. 2-3 and Feb. 7-10, and at 2 p.m. Feb. 4 and 11 at the University Theatre, 228 Fine Arts Center in Fayetteville. $3-$14. 575-3946.
NORTH ARKANSAS SYMPHONY CONCERT at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. in Fayetteville. $28-$40; featuring U of A Concerto Winner. waltonartscenter.org or 443-5600.
THE KENNEDY’S at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Unitarian Church, 17 Elk St. in Eureka Springs. $12. eurekahouseconcerts.com or 981-9843.
ARSAGA’S, 1582 Crossover, Ste. 2 in Fayetteville. arsagas.org or 527-0690. Acrylic and oil paintings by Holley Jones through January.
ARSAGA’S, 2418 N. Gregg Ave., Fayetteville, 444-6557. Watercolor and acrylic paintings by Diane Adams through January.
ARTS CENTER OF THE OZARKS, 214 S. Main St., Springdale. artscenteroftheozarks.org 751-5441. “Behind the Fan” by Rebecca Johnson and “Quilts in Full Bloom” by Paula Mariedaughter through Feb. 9.
CRYSTAL BRIDGES AT THE MASSEY, 125 W. Central Ave., Bentonville. massey.crystalbridges.org or 418-5700. “America’s Wildlife and Wildlands: The Journeys of Susan Morrison” through Feb. 24.
DDP GALLERY, 7 E. Mountain St. Fayetteville. ddpgallery.com or 442-0001. “Small Works 2007” through Saturday.
JULIE WAIT DESIGNS ART GALLERY, 318 S. First St., Rogers. juliewaitdesigns.com or 631-8706. Nature photography by William Dark through Feb. 29.
ART EMPORIUM, 2914 N. College, Fayetteville. 521-4141.
ARTFUL SPACES, 266 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville. 582-5554.
ENIGMA, 15 N. Block Ave., Fayetteville. 587-0304.
FLAT ROCK STUDIO, 2002 S. School St. Fayetteville. flatrockclay.com or 521-3181.
FUSION FINE ARTS GALLERY, 109 N. Main St., Bentonville. 273-9278.
HEARTWOOD GALLERY-An Artists Collective. 428 S. Government St., Fayetteville. 444-0888.
POOR RICHARD’S ART & THE RABBITS LAIR, 116 S. First St., Rogers. poorrichardsart.com or 636-0417.
TERRA STUDIOS, 12103 Hazel Valley Road, Durham. 643-3314.
WISHING SPRINGS ARTS AND CRAFTS GALLERY, 8862 W. McNelly Road, Bella Vista. villageartclub.org or 273-1798.
ARKANSAS AIR MUSEUM, Drake Field, 4290 S. School Ave., Fayetteville. 521-4947. Aircraft from all eras of aviation history.
CLINTON HOUSE MUSEUM, 930 California Drive, Fayetteville. The first home of Bill and Hillary Clinton. clintonhousemuseum.org or 444-0066.
GRAVETTE HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 503 Charlotte St. SE, Gravette. 787-7334. Early 1900s restored home with displays representing Gravette’s history.
PEA RIDGE NATIONAL MILITARY PARK, 15930 U.S. 62, Garfield. 451-8122. Self-guided road tour, 10-mile hiking trail, Civil War museum and bookstore.
PEEL MANSION MUSEUM AND HISTORIC GARDENS, 400 S. Walton Blvd., Bentonville. 273-9664. 1875 Italianate mansion with historic roses and plants.
PRAIRIE GROVE BATTLEFIELD STATE PARK, 506 E. Douglas St., US Hwy. 62, Prairie Grove. 846-2990. Civil War battlefield with original buildings.
PRICE TOWER ARTS CENTER, 510 Dewey Ave., Bartlesville, OK. (877)424-2424.
ROGERS HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 322 S. Second St., Rogers. 621-1154. rogersarkansas.com/museum. “Down a Lazy River: Float Fishing on the White River” through Dec. 2008. “Discovering the Bluff Dwellers” through Sept 2008. “That’s Entertainment: From Vaudeville to Cable TV” through Jan. 2008.
SHILOH MUSEUM, 118 W. Johnson Ave., Springdale. 750-8165. springdaleark.org/shiloh. Exhibits of early life in the Ozarks. Original buildings on the grounds. “Scenes of Boone County Photo Exhibit” through April 25. “Tech-Knowledge-Gee!” through June 8. “Open Season” through Saturday.
SILOAM SPRINGS MUSEUM, 112 N. Maxwell St., 524-4011. “Primitive Tools of Arkansas” through Feb. 2.